Aug 11, 2022

Sherry M. Bergmeier

Posted Aug 11, 2022 7:13 PM

Sherry M. Bergmeier, age 80, died August 7, 2022, in Manhattan, Kansas. She was born to Rudy and Marjorie (Cherry) Oard on January 5, 1942, in Clay Center, Kansas. Sherry lived in the Longford, KS area and attended Walker School until the 4th grade.  Her family moved east of Wakefield where she attended Bala School until the 8th grade, and then went on to graduate from Wakefield High School. She worked part time as an office assistant for Kirby Insurance and full time at Upland Insurance. Sherry enjoyed going to her grandchildren’s ballgames, gardening, fishing, and sewing. She was a former member of the Wakefield United Methodist Church. Sherry is preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Cindy Lou; son-in-law, Carl Rosenberry; nephew, Jeff Oard; and sister-in-law, Linda Oard.


Daughter: Cherry Rosenberry of Wakefield, KS

Daughter: Patricia and husband William Flickinger of Wakefield, KS

Daughter: Becky and husband David Wood of Cody, WY

Sister: Trudy and husband Mick Zumerly of Junction City, KS

Brother: Terry Oard of Salina, KS

Grandchildren, Colton Wood, Danelle Wood, Samantha Withee, Kelly Flickinger, and Erin Flickinger

Funeral Services:  10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 17, 2022, at Wakefield United Methodist Church, Wakefield, Kansas 

Burial: Rose Meron Cemetery, Longford, Kansas

Visitation: 4-7 p.m., Tuesday, August 16, 2022, at Neill-Schwensen-Rook Funeral Home, Clay Center, Kansas

Memorials:  can be made to the Wakefield Museum or Wakefield United Methodist Church c/o the funeral home